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December Year of the Rooster Writing Contest Rules and Regs : )
Sunday, December 03, 2017 9:29:56 PM

Yes, it's that holiday-ze time of year when all hell breaks loose on O'ahu roads. Add rain, and you've got a perpetual display of how bad drivers can be on this island. I mean REALLY bad ...

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November Year of the Rooster Contest winners : )
Sunday, December 03, 2017 9:03:24 PM

Congratulations to Jim Harstad, DoreenB, Homelessinhonolulu, and Darrel. You are the November winners for The Year of the Rooster Writing Contest. You have each won 10 Bamboo Bucks to spend in our online ...

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November Year of the Rooster Writing Contest Rules : )
Saturday, November 04, 2017 8:16:04 AM

Aloha and a very Happy November to all of you. I hope October was a good month. Here are the guidelines for this month's writing contest. Yup, they're the same as usual. You can write a ...

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October Year of the Rooster Writing Contest Winners : )
Saturday, November 04, 2017 8:02:00 AM

Congratulations to Darrel and Jim Harstad. You are the October winners for The Year of the Rooster Writing contest. You have each won 10 Bamboo Bucks to spend in our online store. Just mention that ...

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October writing contest rules : )
Friday, October 06, 2017 3:33:22 PM

Okay, you know the drill. You can write a haiku or a piece that is exactly 100 words or a piece that is exactly 2000 words. Here are the triggers for October: Halloween Trick-or-Treat Ghosts Tricks Hookers Treats Candy Dentists Doctors Hospitals Illness Witches Bitches Itches Mosquitoes Camping Hiking Fishing Wishing Hopes Dreams Plans Schemes Kings Queens Emperors Ice ...

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September winners : )
Friday, October 06, 2017 3:20:45 PM

Congratulations to Rbibeau, Doreen B., Pleopard, Darrel, and Jim Harstad. You are all winners. Of course, as always, you have won ten Bamboo Bucks to spend in our online store. Just mention that you ...

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September writing contest rules and regs : )
Monday, September 04, 2017 9:27:01 PM

Okay, most of you know the drill. This month you can write a haiku or a piece that is exactly 100 words or a piece that is exactly 2000 words Here are the triggers for September: Labor ...

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August writing contest winners : )
Monday, September 04, 2017 9:19:23 PM

Congratulations to Jim Harstad, Zanelle, Darrell, DoreenB, and Rbibeau. You are all August winners in the Great Bamboo Ridge Writing Contest. As you may know, this means that each of you has won 10 ...

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Wine and Words
Saturday, September 02, 2017 7:27:30 AM

Wine and Words reception means "Whoa...I neva know you serving dinner." Okay, really heavy pupus and if you no drink wine going get words and water. Jes so dat you know, come hungry. And da ...

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Year of the Rooster Contest for August : )
Friday, August 04, 2017 10:44:38 AM

August is upon us, and it's getting hot, hot, hot. As good a time to write as any. This month you can write a haiku or a piece that is exactly 100 words or a piece that is exactly 2000 ...

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July Winners : )
Friday, August 04, 2017 10:32:31 AM

Congratulations to Zanelle, Jim Harstad, BCM, Doreen B, and Darrel. You're all winners in the July edition of the Great Bamboo Ridge Year of the Rooster Writing Contest. Each of you has won ten ...

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Year of the Rooster Contest for July : )
Tuesday, July 04, 2017 12:53:59 AM

Okay, writers, it's time to ponder July pieces for the Year of the Rooster contest. As it was last month, you can write a haiku or a piece that is exactly 100 words or a piece that is exactly ...

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June Year of the Rooster winners : )
Tuesday, July 04, 2017 12:45:03 AM

Congratulations to Jim Harstad, Darrell, Rbibeau, Doreen B. and Zanelle. You are the June winners of the Bamboo Ridge online writing contest. Each of you has won ten Bamboo Bucks that you can spend ...

DARREL

The Massie Case again? BR special event at Kumu Kahua, Sunday, June 25th, 7 pm. $10 donation
Monday, June 12, 2017 7:35:37 AM

I know. There's been books, a play, a couple of films, an opera (?) so what's up with the latest renshi (linked poetry) book, [i]What We Must Remember?[/i] There's a thin line between the ...

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Year of the Rooster Contest for June
Friday, June 02, 2017 4:18:37 PM

Okay, it's time to play. We are going up again this month, and still looking for hearty souls who want to shoot the moon : ) So, you can write a haiku or a piece that is exactly 100 words or ...

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May winner : )
Friday, June 02, 2017 4:08:39 PM

Congratulations to BCM, our Year of the Rooster Writing Contest winner for May. You've won 10 Bamboo Bucks you can spend in the online store. Just mention that you're the May winner when you ...

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Year of the Rooster Contest for May : )
Thursday, May 04, 2017 11:54:19 AM

Okay, it's time for the May Contest edition. I'm in England right now, so the cues might also have something to do with England : ) And yes, we're going up again this month. So you can ...

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April winner : )
Thursday, May 04, 2017 11:40:42 AM

Congratulations to A. Soyama. You've won 10 Bamboo Bucks to spend in the online store. Just mention that you're an April winner when you check out. Everybody keep on writing.

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The Year of the Rooster Writing Contest for April : )
Sunday, April 02, 2017 12:36:37 PM

Okay, even though April Fool's Day is past, it's still going to be one of the topics for this month. And we're going up again. So, you can either write a haiku or a piece that is exactly ...

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The Year of the Rooster Writing Contest for March : )
Tuesday, March 07, 2017 10:02:01 PM

Okay, we are going up again this month. So, you can write a haiku or a piece that is exactly 100 words long or you can accept the challenge of writing a piece that is exactly 1666 words long. Here ...